Leicester Square

11.24.16

I Went to the World's Biggest Lego Store to Take Back Control of My Life

I built a haven from Brexit Britain in Leicester Square's massive new toy shop.

5.13.16

Rising Rent Prices Are Destroying Soho’s Restaurant Scene

With restaurant rents rising as much as 50 percent in some areas of central London, the city is in danger of losing iconic Soho establishments like Quo Vadis and The French House, as well as Chinatown's independent eateries.

11.29.14

Friday Night in London's Shittiest Tourist Trap

We sent Theo Cottle to Leicester Square—London's prime destination for fans of cheap souvenirs and overpriced steak restaurants—to drink cheap booze and point his camera at strangers.

10.13.14

Things I Learned as a Shots Girl in London's West End

Always head straight for the bankers and hen-dos.

9.23.14

London's M&M's Store Is Really, Really Weird

How does it continue to exist?

8.7.14

The Sad Decline of the London Trocadero

London's weirdest tourist attraction is a gravestone for the 90s.

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3.27.12

A Big Friday Night in... Leicester Square!

Meeting the lost souls trapped in the cul-de-sac of Western culture.